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MediaTek Helio P70 vs Snapdragon 855 (SDM855)


  • Device Type
    Mobile Platform Mobile Platform
  • Model
    Helio P70 SDM855
  • Announced
    October 24, 2018 December 4, 2018
  • Status
    Available Available


  • CPU CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.
    4x Cortex-A73 cores @2.1GHz
    4x Cortex-A53 cores @2.0GHz
    1x Kryo 485 @2.84 GHz (Cortex-A76)
    3x Kryo 485 @2.42 GHz (Cortex-A76)
    4x Kryo 485 @1.78 GHz (Cortex-A55)
  • Process
    12nm 7nm
  • Architecture
    64-bit 64-bit
  • Core
    Octa-Core Octa-Core
  • GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.
    Mali-G72 MP3 @900MHz Adreno 640
  • API Support
    OpenGL ES 1.2, Vulkan 1.0, OpenCL 2.0, DirectX 12 OpenCL 2.0 FP, OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.1, DirectX 12


  • RAM Type
  • RAM Speed
    1800 MHz 2160 MHz, 16-bit, quad-channels
  • Storage Type
    eMMC 5.1 eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1, UFS 3.0

Camera & Video

  • Rear Camera
    Dual 24 MP + 16 MP
    or Single 32 MP or 48MP
    Dual 22MP + 22MP
    Single 48MP, MFNR, ZSL or 192MP
  • Front Camera
    Dual 24 MP + 16 MP
    or Single 32MP or 48 MP
    Dual 22MP + 22MP
    Single 48MP, MFNR, ZSL or 192MP
  • Camera Features
    AI Facial Detection & Scene Detection
    Hardware Warping Engine (EIS)
    Anti-Blooming Engine
    Multi-Frame Noise reduction
    Real-time HDR recording and viewing
    Zig-Zag HDR
    RAW-domain multi-frame HDR
    Qualcomm Spectra 380 ISP, Hardware accelerator for computer vision (CV-ISP), Dual 14-bit CV-ISPs
  • Video Capture
    2180 x 3840 Pixels 4K UHD @30 FPS 4320p 8K @30fps, 2160p 4K @30fps, 1080p @60fps, 720p @480fps slo-mo
  • Codec Support
    H.264, H.265 / HEVC, VP-9 H.265 (HEVC), HDR10+, HLG, HDR10, H.264 (AVC), VP8, VP9
  • Video Playback
    2180 x 3840 Pixels 4K UHD @30 FPS 4320p 8K @30fps, 2160p 4K @30fps, 1080p @60fps, 720p @480fps slo-mo


  • Supported Display
    1080 x 2160 pixels 2160 x 3840 pixels 4K
  • Resolution Type
    Full HD+ Ultra HD
  • Features
    N/A HDR10+, 10-bit color depth, Rec2020 color gamut

Connectivity Options

  • LTE Modem
    LTE Category 13 (Upload) 150 Mbps
    LTE Category 7 (Download) 300 Mbps
    Snapdragon X24 LTE modem
    D/L speed LTE cat.20 up to 2Gbps
    Downlink 7x20 MHz carrier aggregation, Up to 256-QAM
    U/L speed LTE cat.13 up to 316Mbps
    Uplink 3x20 MHz carrier aggregation Up to 256-QAM
  • 5G Modem
    No Snapdragon X50 Modem
  • Bluetooth Version
    Bluetooth 4.2 5.0
  • NFC NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
  • Wi-Fi Bands
    2.4 GHz, 5 GHz 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
  • USB Supported
    Yes USB 3.1
  • GNSS
    Beidou, Galileo, Glonass, GPS Beidou, Galileo, GLONASS, Dual frequency GNSS, GPS, QZSS, SBAS
  • Calling Features
    Dual SIM dual VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G, HD, Ultra HD Voice (EVS), CSFB to 3G and 2G


  • AI
    Yes Qualcomm Hexagon 690 Processor
  • Security
  • Audio
    TrueWireless, Broadcast Audio, Aqstic audio, aptX audio
  • Charging
    Fast Charging Quick Charge 4+
  • Antutu Scores
    145-150k 3,70,976
  • Geekbench Scores
    Single-Core: 1539
    Multi-Core: 5813
    Single Core: 3,438
    Multi Core: 10,838
  • More Features
    CorePilot, Imagiq, NeuroPilot, Pump Express,Pump Express Wireless